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  1. ADHD plus childhood trauma heightens risk for self-harm, suicideRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Medical News Today

    Young women with ADHD who have been exposed to abuse, neglect or other traumas in childhood and adolescence are at greater risk for self-injury, eating disorders and suicide than those with ADHD who were not mistreated in early youth, according to new research from UC Berkeley. The findings, just reported in the journal Development and Psychopathology , add to a growing body of evidence that environmental factors, including maltreatment in childhood, can have a significant bearing on the negative psychosocial outcomes of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder.

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  2. DM Playhouse Presents Fin M'Coul TodayRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... can enrich the experience for a wide variety of individuals, including those with limited vision and those with ADHD. Guests should let the ticket office know if they would like to use this free service. The Playhouse is Iowa's oldest and largest ...

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  3. Scientists critical of University of Toronto homeopathy studyRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Toronto Star

    ... in her curriculum. The instructor, Beth Landau-Halpern, is a homeopath and one of the clinicians involved in the ADHD study. As of Wednesday, she had taken down her website, which included posts about avoiding vaccines. The open letter states that ...

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  4. Here's the Staggering Healthcare Cost of Hormone-Disrupting ChemicalsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Time

    ... at 120 billion. Plastics, cans, phthalates and BPA came in second at 26 billion. Neurological health problems including ADHD were by far the most impactful, researchers concluded, at 132 billion per year. disease and disability in children," says ...

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  5. Here's the Staggering Cost of Chemicals to Our HealthRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | TIME.com

    ... at 120 billion. Plastics, cans, phthalates and BPA came in second at 26 billion. Neurological health problems including ADHD were by far the most impactful, researchers concluded, at 132 billion per year. disease and disability in children," says ...

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  6. 5-year-old suspended for violenceRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Southland Times

    ... attend a special needs school, she said. With a psychologist observing her boy this week, she now believed he may have ADHD, but said tests would be required. However, in general terms, the key reason a child would be suspended was to ensure the ...

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  7. STAR Center's Dr. Lucy Jane Miller to Talk About Sensory Processing...Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... and families living with Sensory Processing Disorder, feeding disorders, and other sensory conditions associated with ADHD, autism, and other developmental disorders. STAR Center offers intensive 3burst2 treatment that research shows is effective in ...

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  8. Inspirational Irvine teen aces exams after doctors told him not to sit themRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Record

    ... of Crohn's, but he is also a carer for his younger brother Callum who has Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). After bouncing back from a relapse that saw him left hospitalised after losing two and a half stones in a month, Connor's ...

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  9. Harder, Better, Faster, Stronger: Working On AmphetaminesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Atlantic

    ... three reasons: First, to prolong drinking binges. Second, as treatment for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). And third: to work harder and longer hours. In their sample, they found that economically marginalized male users of ...

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  10. Wellness SeminarRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Examiner.com

    Learning about ADD, ADHD & Autism LANCASTER COUNTY GO TO www.naturalalliance.org for all information or call 717.572.4456 Natural Alliance Wellness Seminar LEARNING ABOUT ADD, ADHD, AND AUTISM there is hope! Do you know someone with ADD? ADHD? Autism? Has your child been labeled "hyper-...

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  11. Chronicle Sunshine Fund provides cutting edge equipment for young Blyth cancer patientRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Chronicle Live

    The family of a seven-year-old cancer patient are hoping support from the Chronicle Sunshine Fund will give him a better chance in life. Not only was Blyth's Harrison Mooney diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukaemia in July 2013, but the youngster was found to have autism in 2010 and last November ADHD was added to the list.

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  12. Chemical corporations buried report on endocrine disruptors to trade health for profitRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NewsTarget.com

    ... for their links to EDCs: neurobehavioural disorders, such as autism and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), as well as thyroid diseases and disorders affecting the brain development of children A change in European chemicals policy ...

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  13. Parents, students at Springfield's Curtis Blake Day School upset ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MassLive.com

    ... including dyslexia, auditory and visual processing disorders and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder or ADHD. David Drake , headmaster at White Oak, said on Tuesday that his school could accommodate all 38 students from Curtis Blake if they ...

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  14. Investment Analysts' Recent Ratings Changes for Shire PLCRead the original story

    Yesterday | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... the needs of the specialist physician. Shire focuses its business on attention deficit and hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), gastrointestinal (GI) diseases, human genetic therapies (HGT) and regenerative medicine (RM), as well as opportunities in other ...

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  15. Childhood trauma increases the risk of mental disorders in women with ADHDRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Examiner.com

    Young women with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder who experienced trauma such as abuse or neglect as children are at a higher risk of developing serious mental disorders, says a study by the University of California Berkley . Girls with ADHD who were mistreated are more likely to attempt suicide, develop eating disorders, and self-injure.

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  16. You are 2X more likely to die accidentally if you have ADHDRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Star Online

    People diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder are more than twice as likely to die prematurely, mainly due to accidents, a Danish study says. The data was taken from a study of two million people on the Danish population register, including over 32,000 ADHD sufferers, from their first birthday to the year 2013 the longest was 32 years.

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  17. Worldwide ADHD NumbersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | MyHighPlains.com

    But it is double the worldwide ADHD estimate of 3.4percent published in the "Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry: Earlier this year. Noting the research pools together dozens of studies that used a wide variety of criteria to determine whether children had ADHD.

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  18. Public hearing on charter schools held WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WTVM

    ... schools in Alabama. One of the supporters, a mom of five children from Birmingham. One of her sons was diagnosed with ADHD and she felt the school in her district gave up on him, coerced her to put him on ritalin. He's now 26, and she still wishes ...

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  19. KemPharm, Inc. Appoints As Chief Commercial OfficerRead the original story

    Tuesday | BioSpace

    ... NextWave, Ms. Woody served as a key commercial member of a small executive team that in-licensed and developed a liquid ADHD drug, which is currently being marketed by Pfizer under the brand Quillivant XRA'CII (methylphenidate hydrochloride) as the ...

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  20. About 7 percent of kids worldwide have ADHDRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | CBS Atlanta

    ... studies conducted over nearly four decades. The approximation could help public health officials determine whether ADHD is overdiagnosed or underdiagnosed in their nation, state or community, said lead author Rae Thomas, of Bond University in ...

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